Great Britain vs Uruguay, Olympic Soccer: Open Thread
Team GB kicks off against Uruguay today at 2:45pm ET on NBC Sports Network and NBCUniversal Soccer Channel (as well as NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Olympics Live Extra app).
Great Britain only needs a draw to qualify for the quarter-finals, but they face a Uruguay side that needs to win the match so they can qualify for the next round. Everything is on the line.
Team GB starting line-up: Butland; Taylor, Richards, Caulker, Bertrand; Ramsey, Allen, Cleverley; Bellamy (c), Sturridge, Sinclair.
Ryan Giggs is not starting.
Team GB’s women’s soccer team has already qualified for the quarter-finals after beating Brazil 1-0 yesterday. But can the men’s soccer team do the same?
Before, during and after today’s match, post your rants, raves, questions and observations in the comments section below.